This booklet is for people who are in detoxification from alcohol and drugs or about to leave detoxification services. It provides information on what to expect following detoxification. It emphasizes that detoxification is not substance abuse treatment and encourages the reader to enter substance abuse treatment after detoxification. The booklet is presented in two parts. Part 1 focuses on the first 30 days following detoxification and helps the reader develop strategies for avoiding drugs and alcohol. Part 2 is about longer-term recovery and guides the reader in setting goals, making better decisions, managing time and relationships, and recognizing and preventing relapse.
Date Added: 2/15/10
Inventory #: SMA10-4474